Tania Das Gupta
School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, York University
Research keywords: South Asian diaspora and transnationalism; race and racism; anti-racism; migration; state policies; women; work and families; community activism; racism in the labour movement
Tania Das Gupta is Full Professor in the School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, York University. Her publications, teaching and research interests are in the following areas: South Asian diaspora and transnationalism, race and racism, anti-racism, migration, state policies, women, work and families, community activism, and racism in the labour movement. Most recently she has published Twice Migrated, Twice Displaced: Indian and Pakistani Transnational Households in India (2022). Earlier publications include Real Nurses and Others: Racism in Nursing (2009); Racism and Paid Work (1995), and Race and Racialization: Essential Readings (co-edited). Her current research is about Punjabi newcomers in Canada in the context of COVID-19 (with Sugandha Nagpal). Currently, she is also serving as the Affirmative Action, Equity, Inclusivity Officer at York University.